Alabama vs. Texas A&M Odds

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COLLEGE STATION, TX (The Spread) – The rematch everyone has been waiting for takes place on CBS this Saturday at 3:30PM ET, as No. 6 Texas A&M hosts No. 1 Alabama.

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Texas A&M is 2-0 on the season, 2-0 at home and 1-1 against the spread. Alabama is 1-0 overall, 1-0 away from home and 1-0 against the spread. Texas A&M picked up a 29-24 win over Alabama on the road last season.

Trends show that that Texas A&M is 5-1 against the spread in its last 6 games following a win and 4-0 ATS in its last 4 conference games. Alabama is just 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games against a team with a winning record.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Alabama is the favorite on the road, as the Crimson Tide have odds of -7.5 points against Alabama. The over/under total for the game has been set at 61 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Alabama favored by 7 points. The spread climbed to 9.5 points before falling back to 7.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 61 points.

Alabama opened the season with a 35-10 win over Virginia Tech two weeks ago. The Crimson Tide dominated defensively, holding the Hokies to just 212 yards of offense, but the offense struggled, racking up just 206 total yards. Quarterback A.J. McCarron was only 10 of 23 passing for 110 yards and a touchdown while running back T.J. Yeldon rushed for 75 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries.

Texas A&M is off to a 2-0 start thanks to its high-powered offense. The Aggies are averaging 58.5 points and 600 yards per game thus far. Quarterback Johnny Manziel has rushed for 55 yards and a touchdown while going 34 of 49 passing for 497 yards and six touchdowns this season. Running back Ben Malena has added 173 rushing yards and two touchdowns. The concern for A&M is with its defense, which has allowed 29.5 points per game against two rather weak opponents.

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In terms of Injuries, Alabama defensive lineman Wilson Love is questionable with a concussion while defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson is doubtful with a knee issue. Texas A&M defensive back Floyd Raven is out with a collarbone injury.

The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Alabama, as the Crimson Tide is getting 60% of the wagers with odds of -7.5 points at Texas A&M on Saturday.

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